Harrison Bergeron by Kurt Vonnegut Short Story Unit: Activities and Introduction to Dystopian LiteraturePerfect for your upcoming short story unit or dystopian literature unit, this package contains questions and activities to go along with Harrison Bergeron by Kurt Vonnegut. This Harrison Bergeron
Perfect for your upcoming short story unit, this elements of literature activity package contains elements of literature notes, student note taking templates, and an elements of literature foldable mini book project. Learn all about plot, point of view, tone, atmosphere, setting, theme, foreshadowi
Short Story Introduction Presentation: Use this lesson to give your students the foundation they need to read any fictional text. The presentation breaks down the most common terms used when studying short fiction. ==============================================================SAVE BY PURCHASING THI
This is a great way to introduce students into the literary world of the short story. Covering a myriad of important concepts such as "conflict" and "characterization," students will learn the critical components needed for literary analysis and enjoyment of the short story. This presentation can
This is a great overall approach to teaching the elements of fiction applied to the short story and novels. This is a handout for students to complete slide by slide that helps students keep the concepts in note form for the slide show.
This is a great way to begin a unit on reading fiction for m
I created this Google Slides Interactive Notebook while we are all virtual. All slides are fully editable to your liking. Section 1 - Irony Introduction Slide 2 has TedEd videos for the three types of Irony, and a graphic organizer to take notes on. Slide 3 has 7 examples of Disney/Pixar movies clip
This is a great way to introduce students to the literary world of the short story. Covering a myriad of important concepts such as "conflict" and "characterization," students will learn the critical components needed for literary analysis and enjoyment of the short story. This presentation can be u
Help promote reading comprehension and understanding among your middle school students with this introduction to short stories. Through the use of this short story resource, teachers can review literary terms, short story elements, and figurative language. These resources are Google app™ ready and c
This is an introduction into fables, myth, short stories, or fairy tales. It is meant to get students thinking about the fact that though fiction isn't "true", it still has truths about life to impart. Aesop's fables are an easy way teach this idea. It asks a few main questions for discussion. T
This Introduction to Fiction unit was created for high school ELL students (Levels 1-3) but could easily be used in your late elementary or junior high ELA class. This unit is complete with guided notes (including colour coding to indicate important words), student-made dictionary of fiction words,
This is a Google slide presentation that introduces "The Veldt" By Ray Bradbury. It includes information about the author, vocabulary, and the historical information about the story. In addition, there is an audio file of the story attached to the presentation.
This 10 slide Google Slideshow for students is an activity that reinforces the basic skills and concepts of short stories. It asks students to define the parts of a plot diagram, protagonist/antagonist, tone, mood, etc.This activity would be beneficial in the English or Language Arts classroom, Crea
Introductory Presentation for By the Waters of Babylon by Stephen Vincent Benet
This pack contains a 30+ slideshow introduction about the author, narrator/point-of-view, dramatic irony, allusion, and an anticipation activity.
The editable Powerpoint contains student handouts and activities.
Faites travailler le récit en 4 étapes à vos élèves !Grâce à ces fiches d'écriture guidée et de révision, les enfants apprendront à concevoir de petits récits structurés tout en s'amusant, individuellement ou en dyade. Il vous sera inutile de chercher des histoires à distribuer. En effet, le dossier
Introduce your students to political systems around the world and integrate it with the included reading comprehension activity about the literay genre “el microcuento”. These activities have been adapted from the much broader thematic unit of “La Hormiga - guía de estudios literarios para un análi
This PDF reviews how authors develop themes in short stories. It will help students complete two theme-analysis activities over the short story "Harrison Bergeron. " This is part of a bundle pack that has a multitude of activities over "Harrison Bergeron." Great value for great resources (at a disco
This powerpoint is a great teaching tool when introducing students to Short Story writing. It encompasses the following details:What is a Short StoryElements of a Short Story7 Steps for Writing good Short StoriesA review of plot and theme!
Includes: Link to videoList of Super Spanish Sweet 16 verbs (storytelling verbs)3 days worth of activities (breaking the video up into 3 days with times)After-viewing activity (story-board activity) with rubric Screen shots of important moments throughout the video
Excellent pre-reading lesson for "The Outsiders" or any novel study with themes of: peer pressure, judgements/assumptions, labels, peer groups, youth and teenagers. Text and the lesson plan is provided with detailed instructions, links to youtube videos and a written assignment. Teaching strategies
This power point contains a succinct introduction to the study of fables and short stories. It is ideal for intermediate levels classes of speakers, where aside from grammar and culture, students will be introduced to literature, particularly the narrative genre and within it, the short stories. The
Provided is the task sheet (including checklist) for writing either an introduction or an alternative ending to a short story read together in class (students choose which story they want to work with). Also provided are two outlined pages- one for the intro choice and one for the alternative ending
Here is a two page peer-editing sheet to accompany my Short Story Task: Write an Intro or Alternative Ending. Students trade their drafts with two other students in class and have them fill out this peer-editing document and submit to teacher along with final copy.
This ensures that students includ